Folkestone has been named as the BBC’s first Music Town in the UK. From local and international artists, professional recording studio facilities and fantastic venues attracting world-class acts such as the Sacconi Quartet, Folkestone’s music scene is diverse and caters for everyone.  Local musicians work as part of our community, find out about Nina Clark and Cédric Carr.  Our Songwriting Festival is in its 3rd year.  Discover fantastic music and live events in our many venues in town.

Shapeshifter Productions – Open Your Mind To Music
Vintage & Vinyl – Folkestone’s Record Shop
Sacconi Folkestone – Chamber Quartet in Residence
Music In May – Folkestone’s Music Town
The First Music Town – Folkestone Music Town
Nina Clark – Folkestone’s Musical Community
Riot Gulll – Building Seaside Music Communities
The Many-Faceted Diamond – Randolph Matthews
Katie Bradley – Folkestone’s International Blues Singer
Rudy Warman and the Heavy Weather – Local Music
Cédric Carr – DJ and music curator
Lenny Bunn Studios – Professional Recording Studios
Sacconi Festival – Folkestone’s National Chamber Music Festival
Shepway Choirs – Bringing The Community Together
Lizzie Dee – Sophisticated Sista
Early and New Music – Folkestone Music
Everyone has a story to tell – Folkestone Songwriting Festival

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